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Lee Crosby Sr.

Lee Hampton Crosby Sr. passed away on Monday, Dec. 30, 2019, in New Orleans. He was 70.

He was preceded in death by his son, Marshall Lee “Marty” Crosby Sr.; his parents, Pink A. and Onita Stogner Crosby; and his siblings, J.P. Crosby, Elaine Whitaker, Betty Saucier and Maxine Kellar.

He is survived by his loving wife, Carrie Crosby; his children, Lee H. Crosby Jr. (Jennifer), Joshua Allen Crosby and Shannon Moore (Kent); and is also survived by his six grandchildren, Christy Elaine Crosby, Luke Crosby, Marshall Lee “Buddy” Crosby Jr., Hannah Moore Green (Stephen), Justin Oneal Moore and Alston Lee Moore; two great-grandchildren, Zora Crosby and Daphne Crosby; and also his sister, Annie Jones.

Lee proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, serving during Vietnam in 1967-1968.

Relatives and friends of the family were invited to attend the graveside services on Friday, Jan. 3, at 3 p.m., in the Garden of Peace in Ponemah Cemetery.